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Apple has applied for a patent to self-repair a foldable smartphone screen, or what what is called ”Self-Healing”

According to what was reported by “Bentley Apple”, the iPhone maker filed for the patent which enables the device to repair scratches on the screen without requiring its owner to do anything .

According to the patent application, the self-repair function fixes the protective layer which covers the entire screen of the device – through light, heat and electric current while the device is folded, and it can be operated automatically or at the user’s discretion.